The activists are slowly and safely departing the area on their way to free hotel rooms thanks to Mayor Q, City Hall largess paid for by federal stimmy.
Still according to local restaurants and neighbors . . .
AN INFLUX OF RATS NOW SCURRIES NEAR HOMELESS CAMP SITES DESPERATELY SEARCHING FOR LEFTOVER FOOD!!!
Given reports of public defecation and volunteers providing a bevy of burrito bowls and other goodies, the public health crisis was alerted by city hall.
Sadly, the topic of rats was avoided given that KCMO typically has a hard time controlling these critters and the rainy springtime weather usually pushes them up from the depths of the sewers.
A quick message from a friend of the blog in Westport . . .
"Get a look at the camp sites now. Really disgusting. I'm glad these people have somewhere more suitable to go and I hope the leave it in better condition. This place is trash, there's literally sh*t everywhere and the rats are out in broad daylight. Drove by the mess this morning, not going to be walking by that place anytime soon."
Accordingly . . .
As city hall is busy cleaning up the mess today, we post this story if only to remind locals that pest control might also be a concern now that protesters and homeless are now occupying nicer digs.
Developing . . .